David Jewitt
Jane Luu

"for their discovery and characterization of trans-Neptunian bodies, an archeological treasure dating back to the formation of the solar system and the long-sought source of short period comets"
 
 
Franz-Ulrich Hartl
Arthur Horwich

"for their contributions to the understanding of the molecular mechanism of protein folding. Proper protein folding is essential for many cellular functions"
 
 
Maxim Kontsevich

"for his pioneering works in algebra, geometry and mathematical physics and in particular deformation quantization, motivic integration and mirror symmetry"